The finance ministry on Thursday prolonged the deadline for potential bidders to submit queries on IDBI Financial institution privatisation by 13 days until November 10.
The ministry on October 7 had floated the Preliminary Data Memorandum (PIM) inviting bids for promoting about 61 per cent stake in IDBI Financial institution.
The deadline for elevating queries and submission of bids by bidder was October 28 and December 16, respectively.
The Division of Funding and Public Asset Administration (DIPAM) on Thursday issued a corrigendum to the PIM and prolonged the deadline for submission of queries until November 10.
The federal government is anticipating to get the monetary bids for IDBI Financial institution by March and full the method of privatisation within the first half of subsequent fiscal starting April 2023.
After the stake sale, the federal government’s and LIC’s stake collectively will come right down to 34 per cent, from at present 94.72 per cent.
LIC and the federal government at present holds 49.24 per cent and 45.48 per cent stake respectively in IDBI Financial institution. The remaining 5.28 per cent stake is with public.
Of this, the federal government will promote 30.48 per cent and LIC will promote 30.24 per cent stake, aggregating to 60.72 per cent of the fairness share capital of IDBI Financial institution.
As well as, the client can even need to make an open supply to the minority shareholders of IDBI Financial institution for purchasing 5.28 per cent stake.
bidders must clear RBI’s ‘Match & Correct’ evaluation and get safety clearance from the federal government/house ministry within the EoI stage itself to have the ability to entry IDBI Financial institution’s knowledge room for due diligence.
Shares of IDBI Financial institution closed at Rs 45.20, up 0.33 per cent, on the BSE. On the present market value, 60.72 per cent stake would fetch about Rs 29,500 crore to the exchequer.
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